The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 106 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.51% 1.85% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 18.56% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 4
Median salary £41,750 £39,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £33,600 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £50,000 £41,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
156 97 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.23% 9.96% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 122 84 109
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -15 1 £36,000 -10.00%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) MCSE
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
5 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 9 (47.37%) CCNA
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (42.11%) CISSP
8 8 (42.11%) HTTP
8 8 (42.11%) SSL
8 8 (42.11%) Python
8 8 (42.11%) C
8 8 (42.11%) C#
8 8 (42.11%) C++
8 8 (42.11%) Java
8 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 8 (42.11%) PHP
8 8 (42.11%) .NET
8 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
8 8 (42.11%) SOAP
8 8 (42.11%) STL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Apache Pig
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) HTTP
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 1 (5.26%) LAN
8 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Apache Hive
1 8 (42.11%) Big Data
1 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (42.11%) Bitbucket
1 8 (42.11%) CodeSonar
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (42.11%) git-flow
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
1 8 (42.11%) Robot Framework
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
1 8 (42.11%) Django
1 8 (42.11%) Java EE
1 8 (42.11%) LAMP
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
1 8 (42.11%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (42.11%) REST
1 8 (42.11%) SOAP
1 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
1 8 (42.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (42.11%) Android
4 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
4 8 (42.11%) Mac OS X
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) Ubuntu
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Debian
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) API Design
1 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacking
1 8 (42.11%) Kanban
1 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
1 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (42.11%) Reverse Engineering
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
1 8 (42.11%) User Stories
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) OO
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
1 8 (42.11%) C
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) C++
1 8 (42.11%) Java
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 8 (42.11%) Objective-C
1 8 (42.11%) PHP
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
1 8 (42.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) MCSE
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) CISSP
4 8 (42.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) GIAC
4 8 (42.11%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) SANS
4 8 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) SSCP
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) VCP6
6 1 (5.26%) VCAP
6 1 (5.26%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Docker
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.26%) KVM
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
1 8 (42.11%) Salt
2 3 (15.79%) AirWatch
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) CommVault
4 3 (15.79%) Meru Networks
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper